Lenovo Launches the ZUK Z1 in India at INR 13,499

Lenovo has launched the ZUK Z1 in India, at very affordable price of INR 13,499. The phone has great specifications, a metal frame, top notch build quality and a non removable back frame.

The phone has 5.5 inch Full HD display, runs Cyanogen OS 12.1 out of the box, which can be upgraded to Cyanogen OS 13. The mobile is powered by 2.5 Ghz Quad-core Snapdragon 801 processor and 3 GB RAM. It also has 13 MP back cam and an 8 MP front cam. The specs are quite awesome given the phone’s affordable price. You can find all the other technical specifications below.

Commenting on the launch, the Director-Smartphones, Lenovo India said, ” Our focus has always been on innovation and creativity. The biggest demand of a customer is to get maximum experience in an affordable smartphone and the Lenovo ZUK Z1 is our attempt to offer a complete package of powerpack performance and user friendly experience in one device at a customer friendly price point.”

Lenovo ZUK Z1 Key Specifications

Size and Design:​ 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD IPS display, 1500:1 contrast ratio, 100% NTSC color gamut. Available only in Dark Grey.

Processor:​ 2.5GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 801 processor with Adreno 330 GPU

Camera: The front and rear camera’s are pretty good for a mid-range device.
(a) 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, Sony IMX214 Exmor RS sensor, OIS, 1.12um pixels, f/2.2 aperture
(b) 8MP front-facing camera, OmniVision OV8865 sensor, 1.12um pixel size

Battery:​ 4100mAh (typical) / 4000mAh (minimum) built-in battery with fast charging

Storage and RAM:  3GB LPPDR3 RAM and 64GB (eMMC 5.0) internal memory

OS and UI: Cyanogen OS 12.1 based on Andriod 5.1.1 (Lollipop), Upgradable to Cyanogen OS 13 based on Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallo

Price & Launch Date:​ The phone has been launched at a very affordable price of INR 13, 499. It will be available only on amazon through flash sales which commence on May 19.